When they left Meldrum Creek, Eric and Lillian Collier moved back to Riske Creek. Eric Collier died on 15 March 1966. An extract from his obituary can be read in Chilcotin: Preserving Pioneer Memories by Veera Bonner, Witte Sisters, Irene E. Bliss, Hazel Henry Litterick (pages 95-96).
Veasy Collier died in November 2012.
Veasy described his father’s last years and assessed the impact of his book.
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